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QFFD provides support for basic amenities in 70 countries

QFFD provides support for basic amenities in 70 countries

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has supported several amenity projects in 70 countries last year, providing educational, healthcare and infrastructure development assistance among others.

G7 countries to simulate cross-border cyber attack next month: France

G7 countries to simulate cross-border cyber attack next month: France

Leading Western industrial powers will for the first time jointly simulate a major cross-border cybersecurity attack on the financial sector next month, French officials said on Friday.

Ramadan Market brings together 200 exhibitors from 25 countries

Ramadan Market brings together 200 exhibitors from 25 countries

More than 200 exhibitors from 25 countries from around the world will take part in Qatar’s first and largest Ramadan Market, scheduled to open on Friday (May 10) at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre ...

Amir's visit will enhance strong ties between the countries: Qatar envoy

Amir's visit will enhance strong ties between the countries: Qatar envoy

HE the Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the Republic of Korea Mohamed Abdullah al-Duhaimi has said that the visit of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Sunday ...

Qatar among leading countries in business continuity, resilience

Qatar among leading countries in business continuity, resilience

Qatar is among the leading countries in the field of business continuity and institutional resilience, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MCI) said ...

Qatar's trade with countries taking part in IPEC totalled QR20bn in '17

Qatar's trade with countries taking part in IPEC totalled QR20bn in '17

Qatar’s trade volume with 11 countries that are participating in the International Products Exhibition and Conference (IPEC), which begins today, totalled nearly QR20bn in 2017, official figures show.

Some 129 countries sign up to Trump's pledge at UN to fight drugs

Some 129 countries sign up to Trump's pledge at UN to fight drugs

Some 129 countries at the United Nations signed on to a US-drafted pledge to fight the global drug problem on Monday that US President Donald Trump warned presented a public health and national security threat.

Qatar among top 20% countries world-wide in productivity potential

Qatar among top 20% countries world-wide in productivity potential

Qatar stands among the top 20% countries world-wide, and comes within the top 5% of countries within the Middle East and Africa (ranking third), in productivity potential ...

70 countries promise new measures against funding of terrorism

70 countries promise new measures against funding of terrorism

Some 70 countries have promised to take new measures to prevent the funding of terrorist organizations, at the end of a two-day conference in Paris.

Students hit by blockade look to other countries for studies

Students hit by blockade look to other countries for studies

The Compensation Claims Committee continues to receive complaints and queries from both Qataris and expatriates who have incurred losses due to the unjust blockade imposed on Qatar ...

Citizens of 242 countries eligible for Qatar e-visa

Citizens of 242 countries eligible for Qatar e-visa

While the citizens of 80 countries are now eligible for visa-free entry to Qatar, nationals of 242 countries are qualified to apply for a tourist visa (e-visa) online to visit the country, it is learnt.

Mideast countries face challenges amid opportunities: QNB

Mideast countries face challenges amid opportunities: QNB

The Middle East region “requires fiscal consolidation across the board, but needs to be phased in appropriately